Fort Jackson National Cemetery, Columbia

Cemetery · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Fort Jackson National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery located northeast of Columbia, South Carolina. It encompasses 585 acres (237 ha) acquired from Fort Jackson, a United States Army Basic Training facility, and was dedicated on October 26, 2008.
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  • Sectioned off to be more personal, giving a sense of being more private. Very well manicured lawn and well maintained drive.  more »
  • I went to the cemetary around memorial day and wanted to pay my respects to all of the veterans who have passed before me and to offer a prayer for their souls  more »
  • They greeted the family car as you enter, They treat you and your loved ones with the upmost respect. Service w. as very touching, provided some closure knowing my father was laid to rest in honor. I....  more »
  • Rest in peace pops i will miss you with all my heart ...a very clean and respectful peace for our brothers and sisters who put their life In Harm's Way
  • Quiet respectful cemetery that Honors American soldiers.
  • It's a Cemetery. Breaks my heart to see my Mom there 😭
  • I recently visited this cemetery to offer respect to one of the US Air force heroes. We usually will not travel in dress uniform if the destination is too far to reach. I reached at the Cemetery office 1.5 hours prior to the ceremony. I approached the personnel at the front desk asked permission to use one of the rooms to change my uniform. They had multipurpose room and other rooms available, unfortunately they asked me to change the uniform at the rest room. I wonder whether the facility and the employees works there to help veterans?
  • My wife was placed there on Jan. 2018. The personnel were extremely kind and helpful. Beautiful facility.

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